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Reading
Questions one and three are clearly answered in the excerpt. Don't the attitudes of peers (learned from their families) also effect the prejudices of children? "Beautiful" would elicit a positive emotional response. However, "prejudices" would seem to elicit a negative emotion...
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 2:24pm by PsyDAG

ETH-125 Cultural Diversity
Ask your professor for clarification. I am dealing with a similar issue and am considering going for socioeconomic prejudices instead of racial prejudices in my community. Knowing my professor is the one grading my final project and it is his opinion that matters, I will not ...
Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 11:57am by DebraC

English
1. OK 2. ... treated equally ... 3. We should confront prejudices ...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 7:00pm by Writeacher

sociology
Yes, it's difficult, because many of us don't talk about our prejudices.
Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 2:28pm by Ms. Sue

ethnics help
dose anyone know how orientalist and prejudices is contributing to hate crimes?
Thursday, November 2, 2006 at 5:29pm by Michelle

prejudices
The U.S. has no policies regarding the treatment of any group. Where on earth did you get this question??
Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 2:47pm by Ms. Sue

English
5) Both are correct, but "prejudices" is more precise. A comma is needed after hostility.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 4:01pm by Ms. Sue

Cultrual Diversity
Do stereotypes, prejudices and/or grouping have an effect on standardized testing? Or vice versa?
Friday, November 21, 2008 at 3:52pm by Nikia Walker

prejudices
in the last 2 years what are some of the changes the u s had made to policies concerning the treatment of arabs and muslims
Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 2:47pm by Anonymous

com 220
I need a link to find charts and graph statistics on racism and prejudices today
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 7:36pm by Tracie

law
Sometimes, it gives them an insight to the causes of crime, they think. Often it just reinforces their built in prejudices.
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 1:06pm by bobpursley

HISTORY
All of us are greatly influenced by our parents in our early years. We tend to adopt their values, prejudices, ideas, and habits.
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm by Ms. Sue

English
Thanks. Better? The 1967 film, Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner shows that racial prejudices are very much alive and represent a microcosm of society’s attitude towards interracial relations.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 12:44pm by Marco

AP U.S. History 1920's immigration
Between 1880 and 1925 American society remained true to its core values of liberty, equality and opertunity regaurding immigration issues. Asses the validity of this statement. Ha! whatever! Tons of immigration took place between those years, and the increase in population ...
Wednesday, February 21, 2007 at 11:12pm by Annie

Reading
2. Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 2:24pm by Anna Jones

ms. sue plz help
2. Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 4:36pm by SpiersTheAmazingHd

geography
Cultural influences are those aspects of the community that influence individual. They may include religion, foods, clothing styles, language, slang, national, tribal or family pride, holidays and festivals, and prejudices.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 11:37am by Ms. Sue

psychology
As I grew up, I had prejudices of cowboys and indians. I got them from the movies, then playing cowboys and indians.
Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 6:22pm by bobpursley

human services
also, in the Human services area, often our prejudices will lead to "hunches" that will be detrimental to other folks. We have to avoid that.
Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 9:23am by bobpursley

psychology
The observational learning approach states that stereotypes and prejudices are acquired through what? repressing of wants and needs excessively experiencing maturation of innate ideas watching and imitating a model’s behavior pairing conditioned and unconditioned stimuli
Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 6:22pm by tanya

psychology
The observational learning approach states that stereotypes and prejudices are acquired through what? a)repressing of wants and needs excessively B)experiencing maturation of innate ideas C)watching and imitating a model’s behavior D)pairing conditioned and unconditioned ...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 2:38pm by vedrana

Critical Thinking
I would use these methods. 1. Gather information, checking the sources for validity and accuracy. 2. Think about any conflicting information. 3. Sort out my prejudices and preconceived ideas. 4. Arrive at conclusions based on evidence.
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 12:26pm by Ms. Sue

LA- need help
What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as different but as enjoyable companions. Children learn ideas ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 9:57am by Princess Anna

Ethics
Racial imbalances in our economy have many complex causes. Lack of education, cultural habits, and longtime prejudices all play a part in poverty. Overturning those causes takes massive efforts and money -- and even then it's difficult to effect major changes.
Thursday, September 27, 2007 at 2:31pm by Ms. Sue

government
We've fought wars that strengthened the federal government. As a people, we've also learned that the federal government can unify us and rid the people of some of the prejudices of sectionalism.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 10:30pm by Ms. Sue

assigment
http://www.sparknotes.com/psychology/psych101/socialpsychology/section2.rhtml "Measuring Prejudice Researchers find it difficult to measure prejudice. One reason for this is that people differ in the type and extent of prejudice they harbor. For example, a person who makes ...
Friday, August 24, 2007 at 9:07pm by GuruBlue

English
Could you please check these last sentence? 1) I believe people shouldn't be discriminated against just because of the colour of their skin. 2) In my opinion, we should all be treated as equal and should be given the same opportunities in life. 3) We should stand (?? I can't ...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 7:00pm by Henry2

psychology
As discussed in your text, the Implicit Association Test (IAT) A. is based on a culture-free questionnaire. B. has revealed that most people aren’t prejudiced. C. requires subjects to react to a series of black and white faces. D. requires people to openly express and reveal ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 7:18pm by rami

homework
We all have biases, because our backgrounds (frames of reference) differ. This cannot be avoided, but it can be minimized. Prejudice is continuing our biases, even when we have evidence to the contrary. "Don't confuse me with the facts." Discrimination means that we can tell ...
Thursday, February 28, 2008 at 9:06am by PsyDAG

Ethics
In self-discrepancy theory, self-representations arise from __________. Answer a. Viewing the self from one's own standpoint and from the standpoint of significant others. yes b. One's personal constructs. c. The synthesis of the id and superego. d. A hierarchy of needs. e. ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 11:10am by Ann please help

Ethics
In self-discrepancy theory, self-representations arise from __________. Answer a. Viewing the self from one's own standpoint and from the standpoint of significant others. yes b. One's personal constructs. c. The synthesis of the id and superego. d. A hierarchy of needs. e. ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 11:10am by Ann please help check my answer

language and barriers
to be truly successful teacher aide in a nonbiased culturally diverse classroom you must? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particulary sensitive to minority students as many come from unstable homes (c)rely on and ...
Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 11:59am by susue

11Law
I don't know how to narrow it down, my project is just on homosexuals and one of my slides has to be background information , this is what i have so far: Society began to discuss homosexuality in the twentieth century after the modern gay rights movement in 1969. Before this ...
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 6:44pm by rebecca

language and barriers
to be truly successful teacher aide in a nonbaised culturally diverse classroom you must ? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particularly sensitive to minority students as mant come from unstable homes (c)rely on ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 5:12pm by susue

English
Is this a good thesis about the film guess who is coming to dinner? The 1967 film, Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner at initial viewing shows that racial relations have come a long way, however, close scrutiny of the film reveals that racial prejudices are very much alive and they ...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 12:44pm by Marco

plzz help me
2. As you read The Cay, you will learn about people and their prejudices. as you read the cay Why do you think there would be feelings of hostility toward those of other races in Curacao? 3. Name 6 natural resources in Curacao. 4What is the capital of Curacao? Describe where ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 2:51pm by peace

11th grade psychology
Havent there been some mass murders recently, and one attempt on an a landing aircraft? That mess at Ft. Hood sticks in my craw. Isn't most of the noise one hears over Fox News tied to psychological issues? It takes only a few minutes of listening to realize a lot of folks ...
Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 6:46am by bobpursley

English
Please suggest me the best fit in each sentence. 1. the car--------dangerously before coming to a sudden halt.(turned, swerved, screeched) my answer is "turned" 2. The Manager------------off angrily after giving them orders.(broke, stalked threatened) My answer is broke 3....
Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 1:23pm by ramesh reddy

prejudices
Other answers: http://www.jiskha.com/search/index.cgi?query=policies+Arabs
Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 2:47pm by Ms. Sue

English
Just how and why two people fall in love is a(n) (queue enigma) that no scientist has ever been able to explain queue? A good loser doesnt sulk over defeat a good winner doesnt (gloat vow) after victory gloat? Since you have so many prejudices of your own you should think ...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 7:20pm by Jerald

History]
War accentuates the differences between "us" and "them" and accentuates the similarities among "us." Although it creates within group unity, it also leads to unwarranted prejudices. Consider the change in perception of the Japanese over a half-century ago and now. http://www....
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at 5:28pm by PsyDAG

ETH501
Hamous, from yesterday. Thanks for the Florida hitosry book tip. It looks really good. In the same genre, my favorite Texas historian is J. Frank Dobie.Short bio.James Frank Dobie (September 26, 1888–September 18, 1964) was an American folklorist, writer, and newspaper ...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 11:56am by HKfdAeAaPc

child psychology in general
we all develop our own pet theories about children ,based on our own instincts and prejudices.we call these commonsensical or informal theories because they are based on our own personal experiences.when you think about it ,this is not a very reliable guide to follow.this ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 6:07am by susue

Question: 1960s paragraph
You have a problem with verb tenses in your first two sentences. You should change your present-tense verbs to past tense. For instance, your first sentence should be: I would not have liked to live in the 1960s. How should you change your second sentence? I disagree with this...
Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 6:48pm by Ms. Sue

English
11.I am exhausted now but all I need is a satisfying meal a hot shower and a good nights sleep to (replenish rend) my energies replenish 12.Is there anything more romantic than a nighttime (amble vandalism) upon the moonlit decks of a mighty ocean liner amble? 13.No i wasnt (...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 6:03pm by Jerald

Opinions need aboput world war one!?
The initial cause of WW1 was the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary. What do you think of this statement.? As this site says, the "trigger" was the assassination.... however, there were many causes... http://www.historyonthenet.com/WW1/causes.htm I ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 2:16pm by Anonymous

launguage
Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as different ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:01pm by derek

9th grade
Please answer the following questions in brief paragraph form. Use complete sentences with proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar. Place your answers in the box below and then click the Submit button at the bottom of the page. 1. What are instances in your own experience ...
Monday, November 10, 2008 at 10:54am by Jasmine

child psychology in general
we all develop our own pet theories about children,based on our own instincts and prejudices.we call these commonsensical or informal theories because they are based on our own personal experiences.when you think about it,this is not a reliable guide to follow.this information...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 10:41am by susue

sociology
I hope this helps.I had Ms. Aron for Ethics. I do believe that it is difficult to accurately measure prejudice. Some of the things that we associate with each other on a day to day basis have been there for so long that many of us do not even think about it. A good example of ...
Thursday, July 20, 2006 at 7:06am by JM

sociology
I hope this helps everyone. I had Ms. Aron for Ethics. I do believe that it is difficult to accurately measure prejudice. Some of the things that we associate with each other on a day to day basis have been there for so long that many of us do not even think about it. A good ...
Thursday, July 20, 2006 at 7:06am by JM

English
1) We must remember past atrocities, but at the same time we must do something to make sure this type of thing never happens again. It is for this reason that our school has decided to embark on a European project involving a German, an Italian, and a French school. 2) We hope...
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 2:20pm by Writeacher

English
You are perfectly right. I wanted to add these sentences, too. I really need your revision. 1) We must remember past atrocities but at the same time we must do something against them. It is for this reason that our school has decided to embark on a European project involving a...
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 2:20pm by Henry2

assigment
It is my opinion that it is difficult to measure prejudice within the terms of accuracy. I contend that the IAT (automatic responses) testing and similar methods of study may not accurately depict an individual’s truest form. Through conscious and unconscious actions, ...
Friday, August 24, 2007 at 9:07pm by Anonymous

race
It is my opinion that it is difficult to measure prejudice within the terms of accuracy. I contend that the IAT (automatic responses) testing and similar methods of study may not accurately depict an individual’s truest form. Through conscious and unconscious actions, ...
Friday, August 31, 2007 at 11:02pm by Anonymous

Short Story (Happy Event)
Ella the white protagonist of "Happy Event", has perceptions that are limited by her attitudes and prejudices. She believed she was wise to hire servants who belonged to the same tribe, but "always felt puzzled and rather peevish, then, when, as had happened often before, she ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 5:18pm by Steve

orientalism of muslim and arab american
If i am reading and understanding this the characteristic of the orientalism is the behavior, habit, tradition of the people in the east. but the way the scholar took it and wrote about the people was not more if there own imagination of how they conceived the information ...
Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at 10:33pm by Toni

English1A- Critical Thinking and Writing
first two supporting paragraphs.... America has been known as the melting pot for a while now. But despite the many years of foreigners and immigrants traveling and living in the U.S., America is still separated in many ways due to racism and prejudices. What is the difference...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 6:13pm by Kuromi

English
Could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) In the conventional society of Jane Austen’s day, a woman’s role was fairly clear. Her position in life was defined by her father or her husband and she was expected to be modest, submissive and incapable of independent ...
Monday, December 19, 2011 at 1:46pm by Henry2

English fallacies
my assignment is to find quotes from thimas jefferson's query 14 and label them according to fallacies and i just dont get it. some quotes include "Comparing them by their faculties of memory, reason, and imagination, it appears to me, that in memory they are equal to the ...
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 11:16pm by liz

English1A - Critical Thinking and Writing
next two paragraphs, havent done conclusion yet. America has been known as the melting pot for a while now. But despite the many years of foreigners and immigrants traveling and living in the U.S., America is still separated in many ways due to racism and prejudices. What is ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 8:49pm by Kuromi

English
Can you check these sentences, please? In particular, let me know if the words occurring before the parentheses are OK. 1) Jane Austen disapproves of relationships based only on wealth or on sudden violent passions.According to her, a good marriage should be based on calm ...
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 6:43pm by Franco

psychology/sociology
If you do not define an abbreviation (IAT), it is difficult for readers to know what you mean. Assuming that the IAT is a paper and pencil test, many people feel uncomfortable in admitting their prejudices, leading to less valid results. There used to be a "Nonesuch" test, ...
Tuesday, March 3, 2009 at 6:42pm by PsyDAG

Social studies
hello, I have to write my essay for next Sunday on which ethnic group I belong so I understand this right, I would write about white americans but I have to find out if the white americans faced forms of discrimination like dual labor market, reverse discrimination, and stuff ...
Sunday, July 9, 2006 at 2:59pm by Clark

english - Ms. Sue - Please revise
o In the future, how will thinking critically influence the ways that you: · Read? · Write? · Process information? o Why and how could you apply critical thinking when evaluating each of the following: · Articles · Advertising · Media · Conversations Here is my answer: In the ...
Thursday, April 3, 2008 at 9:09pm by rose

English
I need to prepare a short summary on the feminist movement for tomorrow. Can someone check it, please? Thank you very much in advance. 1) In October 1903, Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) – a militant organization campaigning for women’s...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 4:01pm by John

English
Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost everything we consider. Differences occur in terms of how extreme our bias is and how much it influences our ...
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at 9:16pm by Writeacher

teacher aide language and other barriers
to be truly successful teachers aide in a nonbias culturaley diverse classroom you must? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particularly sensitive to minoritystudents as many come from unstable homes (c)rely on and ...
Friday, August 26, 2011 at 4:40pm by susue

english
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers's distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost...
Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 6:17pm by andy

Rhetoric
How does one distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial when using rhetorical divices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 7:47am by Michelle

Critical Thinking
As answered several times before -- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Monday, July 10, 2006 at 6:...
Tuesday, December 5, 2006 at 7:25pm by Writeacher

WorldHistory
significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. EFFECT ON WOMEN LIVES: The British Agricultural Revolution was the cause of drastic changes in the lives of British women. Before the Agricultural Revolution, women worked alongside their husbands in the fields and were ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:11pm by (;

English
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by ...
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at 10:29pm by Catrice

Language and other barriers
I was wondering if you advise me if my answers are right please help 4. To be a truly successful teacher aide in a nonbiased, culturally diverse classroom, you must A. be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students. B. be particularly ...
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 3:55pm by beth

writing
• Post your response to this question: What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 8:55pm by jazmin

Social Studies Question
I have to present something that had to do with the years 1790-1865. Any ideas? Some examples were: powerpoint presentations, written reports, songs, plays, demonstrations, etc. That depends upon your interests, skills, and abilities. When my daughter was in ninth grade, she ...
Friday, February 2, 2007 at 7:28pm by Anonymous

writing
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please see the following responses to this same set of questions: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on...
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 11:52am by tasha

AED / ASAP PLEASE
Based on the reading in Chapter 3 of the text, what factors do you think most contributed to the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education (1954)? How does this decision continue to impact education today? I say the Civil rights. I say this movement but I am not ...
Monday, January 5, 2009 at 9:28pm by troyer0269

RHETORIC
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing peoples attitudes amd beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial us of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (...
Tuesday, October 3, 2006 at 7:15pm by DEON

critical thinking
how can readers distinguish beteen prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices This is an excellent site on propaganda techniques: http://www.propagandacritic.com/ Be sure to also check out the links here -- all from previous postings of the same question...
Monday, November 20, 2006 at 1:28pm by sharon

orientalism of muslim and arab american
What are some characteristics orientalism and how it has became discrimination toward Muslim and Arab Americans? my understanding Orientalism is view of people and history of the orient with no recognition of change over time. Can some one explain to me what i am looking for i...
Sunday, August 6, 2006 at 1:25am by Toni

english-check over work
Prejudice is “a prejudgment, a conviction, reached beforehand, and shaped by preconceived ideas” (Baird pg 21). Most of the time it is a negative feeling of contempt towards people who are different than oneself. Prejudice is a recurring theme in Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a ...
Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:54pm by ramla A

English1A - Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue or anyone else. Can you please proofread my essay on Race and Culture? Race and Culture Society plays a big role on race and culture. Whether a person is black or white, Asian or Hispanic, there will always be that someone who attempts to identify and stereotype ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 8:49pm by Kuromi

English essay
Hi everybody, I have to write an essay in English(which is not my mother tongue) on the subject: Are you personnally in favor of legalising gay marriage? I've written a short essay about it. Can anyone correct my mistakes and my ideas(if you find that the arguments are not ...
Friday, July 13, 2007 at 4:11pm by Bich-Thu

English1A - Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue could you proofread again? I think we had a misunderstanding on the race and ethnicity part. Maybe I wrote it wrong but see if this makes better sense. Society plays a big role on race and culture. Whether a person is black or white, Asian or Hispanic, there will ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 9:45pm by Kuromi

English (very simple)
https://bjup.com/resources/products/latin/legal.html Latin: It's All Around Us Legal Phrases and Sentences actio in personam “action against a person” ad hominem “to the man” (Appealing to a person's interests or prejudices rather than to reason) ad litem “for the suit/action...
Saturday, October 20, 2007 at 7:18pm by GuruBlue

Sociology
Besides the IAT, what measurements do sociologists use to measure prjudice? What makes you think the IAT measure prejudice and bias? There is a big controversy over just that point. I dont know of any reliable tests. There used to be a "Nonesuch" test, which asked something ...
Friday, January 12, 2007 at 7:00pm by Gami

Diversity and Culture
Posted by PsyDAG on 3/4/2009: There used to be a "Nonesuch" test, which asked something like, "Out of 100 people in each category, how many would have to be present before you would feel uncomfortable?" The categories included all sorts of races, nationalities, religions and ...
Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 3:20pm by Writeacher

English1A-Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue I agree with what you said so I changed part of my introduction around and changed the thesis, and I changed the last part of the conclusion. Can you let me know your thoughts? Race and Culture Society plays a large role on race and culture. Whether a person is ...
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 6:25pm by Kuromi

English (Frankenstein essay)
I had to write an essay about Frankenstein . I had to talk about chapter five and say what techniques were used and I also had to talk about why it's still relevent and what the novel contributed. Please could you proof read it and help me to improve upon it? Are there any ...
Thursday, April 10, 2008 at 1:16pm by Sarah (P.S.)

English1A-Critical Thinking and Writing
Miss Sue could you read it one more time if it makes sense, I changed the part about someone being born with the preconceived notion, I meant they are raised by parents that way but I don't know how to make it make sense. And I did a conclusion so I'm hoping it makes sense ...
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 4:33am by Kuromi

English
Can some one proof read my short essay for gramatical errors, or just the anything in general. heres the question i am answering: Popular media from magazines to movies to television offer images, stories, and information that influence our prejudices and how we think about ...
Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 10:40am by Sara

Race and Ehtnicity
What do the terms race and ethnicity mean and why are these concepts important to United States society? Both terms, race and ethnicity, have many definitions and connotations. I suggest you first look these two words up in a dictionary and note all of their various meanings. ...
Friday, September 29, 2006 at 8:38pm by russ

creative writing
Here are some previous answers to this question: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1157494639.1157499174 Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 11:53pm by Writeacher

english-check over work
Prejudice is “a prejudgment, a conviction, reached beforehand, and shaped by preconceived ideas” (Baird pg 21). Most of the time it is a negative feeling of contempt towards people who are different than oneself. Prejudice is a recurring theme in Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a ...
Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:54pm by PsyDAG

prejudice
Describe other measurements sociologists use to calculate prejudice. Here are some sites which may give you some ideas. http://www.ajph.org/cgi/content/full/93/2/262 http://jca.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/10/3/343 http://72.14.209.104/search?q=cache:cxtWKq1uijkJ:www.wjh....
Wednesday, February 21, 2007 at 7:16pm by tiffany

english
can someone tell me the difference between prejudial and non-prejudial use of rhetoric? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 at 9:07am by shelly

WRITING
How can you as a critical thinker tell the difference between prejudicial and non-prejudicial rhetoric? Previous answers to this same question: ----------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken ...
Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 12:00pm by JILL

Critical Thinking
Here are references and responses to this question or variations of it in the past on Jiskha: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1159917320 ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (...
Thursday, August 23, 2007 at 6:46am by Writeacher

COM/125
From previous answers to this question: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 8:37pm by Writeacher

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